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Yes. If you put water and hexane in a beaker or a container together, the hexane will be on top of the water. One way to see this is to dye the water. They do not mix because water is polar and the hexane cannot dissolve in it. It is on top because, guess why? It is less dense than water. That is why anything floats on water... it is less dense! Hope that answers your question!
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Hexane solube in water?

NO Hexane will phase separate when added to water. The hexane will form the top layer , as it is lighter than water

Why is hexane not soluble in water?

Improved Answer When it comes to miscability, just remember this simple rule "Like dissolves like". In other words, the closer (chemically) two things are to each other, the

Is hexane soluble in water?

No hexane is insoluble in water. "Like dissolves like" meaning the more alike (chemically) two things are the more likely they will be soluble in each other. Hexane and water

Why Hexane does not dissolve in water?

  Hexane is a non-polar hydrocarbon and does not dissolve in the polar solvent water. Hexane is also of a lower density than water.

Why do water and hexane do not mix?

Water is a polar molecule (is a dipole, has a positive end and a negative end), hexane is a non-polar molecule. Like dissolves like. Water will dissolve other polar molecules,

Why is ethanol soluble in water and hexane?

Ethanol is soluble in water because the -OH group of ethanol (CH3CH2OH) can form hydrogen bonds with water. Hydrogen bonding occurs when a very electronegative molecule like O